Bay Area Drought Watch

Bay Area Drought Watch

Coverage of California's looming water problem

Wednesday, Sep 10, 2014 at 08:03 AM PDT

Drought Forces Closure of SoCal Water Wells

Drought Forces Closure of SoCal Water Wells

The severe California drought has led to a water crisis so critical that three wells in one Southern California city have recently shut down. Mauricio Guardado runs a water utility that serves 120,000 people in...

Tuesday, Sep 9, 2014 at 10:08 AM PDT

Drought Impacts Bay Area Nudist Colony

Drought Impacts Bay Area Nudist Colony

A well-known nudist colony in the Los Gatos area is feeling the effects of California's drought.

Wednesday, Sep 3, 2014 at 10:03 AM PDT

Golf Course Could Close Due to Drought

Golf Course Could Close Due to Drought

California’s drought is continuing to put the squeeze on many South Bay businesses. One public golf course in San Jose is in danger of shutting down.

Friday, Aug 29, 2014 at 06:40 AM PDT

Menlo Park Residents Asked to Cut Water Use by 30 Percent

Menlo Park Residents Asked to Cut Water Use by 30 Percent

Menlo Park is responding to the state's call to conserve more water during the severe drought by implementing an urgency ordinance.

Tuesday, Aug 26, 2014 at 09:30 PM PDT

SJ Declares Water Shortage

SJ Declares Water Shortage

San Jose is asking its residents to cut their water use, and is asking nicely. Residents are asked to cut water use by 20 percent.

Saturday, Aug 23, 2014 at 08:55 AM PDT

Drought Watch: Homeowners Not Conserving Enough Water

Drought Watch: Homeowners Not Conserving Enough Water

California homeowners have been asked to conserve water, but a new report released Friday says Santa Clara County homeowners have used more this summer than they did in the spring. Now, San Jose is considering a

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In January of 2014, Gov. Jerry Brown declared a drought emergency for the state of California, in what could be the driest year on record in the history of the state.
 

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